On the card for Gavin Darklighter in the X-Wing Miniatures Game (second edition), we see Gavin Darklighter in his E-Wing shooting at something that looks to me a lot like just regular aircraft as we know it in real life. What ship from Star Wars is that?

Gavin Darklighter E-Wing Pilot Card

Source: https://static.wikia.nocookie.net/xwing-miniatures-second-edition/images/2/2c/Gavin_Darklighter_Pilot_Card.png/revision/latest?cb=20180717190354

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    He is shooting at a spaceship.
    – Valorum
    Sep 8, 2022 at 17:01

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It is Orbital jumper:

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The orbital jumper was a light shuttle produced by Poranji. Not hyperspace-capable, orbital jumpers were popular on Core Worlds such as Coruscant for travel in near-planetary space. Vessels of this type were used by high-ranking military and government officers for travel on short notice during the Black Fleet Crisis.

enter image description here An E-wing fighter fires on a pair of orbital jumpers.

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    So I was right!
    – Valorum
    Sep 8, 2022 at 18:42
  • @Valorum indeed =) Sep 8, 2022 at 18:43
  • Those pictures clearly do not match. Compare the positioning of the central fin and the under-wing engines, for example.
    – Buzz
    Sep 8, 2022 at 21:07
  • @Buzz agree. Still that could be different models or just some small mistake from the side of the artist, who drew those pictures. Sep 8, 2022 at 21:45

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